4 Common Types of Car Accident Injuries in Florida

Many car accidents have the potential to cause life altering injuries. A car accident injury could range from something as simple as a black eye to more severe back injuries that can last a lifetime. Here or some of the most common types of car accident injuries reported across Florida!

Head Injuries

A head and brain injury from a car accident can be life altering. Collisions could cause your head to hit a window or cause conditions like concussions. Traumatic brain injuries can lead to months of recovery and this requires appropriate compensation.

Back injuries

A car accident that results in back injuries such as a lumbar sprain or herniated disc will also lead to ongoing pain, weakness, stiffness, muscle spasms and more. Back injuries can result in loss of sensation, nerve damage and a dependency on medication and physical therapy for the long term.

Broken Bones

Broken bones can require months of intensive rehabilitation. Broken limbs can also require surgery and months of healing.

Neck Injuries

Neck injuries like whiplash can include a number of symptoms including stiffness, headaches, dizziness, pain and ears ringing over time.

These are just a few of the most common types of car accident injuries that are commonly reported across the state of Florida. Working with an experienced personal injury attorney will help to ensure you can get access to the compensation you need if you are experiencing any serious side effects as a result of a car accident.

This post was written by Wendy Doyle-Palumbo. Wendy is a practicing attorney at Wendy Doyle-Palumbo, Esq. Wendy has over 25 years of experience practicing law and has won several cases in helping those get the compensation that they deserve!  The information provided on this website does not, and is not intended to, constitute legal advice; instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.  Information on this website may not constitute the most up-to-date legal or other information.  This website contains links to other third-party websites.  Such links are only for the convenience of the reader, user or browser; the ABA and its members do not recommend or endorse the contents of the third-party sites.

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